Education

Deana Deana G. Wilson, GRI | Senior Vice President of Education
Deana has more than 30 years of experience in the real estate industry. For the last 17 years, she has served as the director of education for several OMG clients as well as Alpha College of Real Estate and the North Carolina Academy of Real Estate.
GRI = Graduate, REALTOR® Institute

Howard Howard Williams Jr., GRI | CE Coordinator
Howard, retired USAF, has over 19 years in the real estate industry. He has worked in new homes as well as resale, and holds a real estate brokers license as well as a real estate instructor license. Howard teaches many courses for Alpha College of Real Estate. He is also a proud and happy season ticket holder for the Baltimore Ravens.
GRI = Graduate, REALTOR® Institute

Hope Hope Brenick | Learning Manager
Hope has more than 20 years of experience in the real estate industry. She is a graduate of Christopher Newport University with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Real Estate. She holds a real estate Broker’s license, a real estate Instructor’s license and is a Certified Community Association Manager (CMCA). Hope has been an instructor for Alpha College of Real Estate since 2006. Hope enjoys spending time with family and friends and traveling whenever possible. Some favorite travel adventures include horseback riding and zip lining.

Denise Denise Barnes | Member Support Specialist
Denise was born and raised in Norfolk, VA. She attended Virginia Wesleyan University and Old Dominion University where she studied Mass Communication and Human Services. Denise has been in the customer service field for 28 years, with 6 years of managerial experience. She worked as a certified Warranty Administrator for Nissan North America for three years. Denise is at her finest hours when she is traveling to foreign lands, painting masterpieces from the comforts of her ‘she-shed’, engaging her customers, sharing precious time with her family and friends and her BEST BFF, Bella the beagle, her four-legged friend.